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Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, dies at 76
Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at the age of 76, the Associated Press reports
Family's pool project turns into nightmare after signing contract with Monroe company
"When they came back in the spring they were to finish it, and again, same kind of thing," Todd Federer said. "(They were) not prepared, not showing up."
Several homes evacuated after natural gas leak in Monroe
MONROE, Mich. (WXYZ) - The Monroe Fire Department is on the scene of a natural gas leak at the intersection of Scottwood and Arbor.Officials say several homes in the neighborhood have been evacuated and the area is currently closed to the public.The cause of the leak is unknown at this time.Stay wit
Driver gets prison time for fatal Airport Highway crash
Mykah Robinson, 27, who now lists an address in Macomb, Mich., was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for aggravated vehicular homicide. She pleaded guilty July 2 to the third-degree felony for causing an April 22, 2017, crash that killed Michael Suiter, 54, of Toledo.
SB I-75 in Toledo now open after semi accident
TOLEDO (WTVG) -A portion of I-75 is back open after being closed Thursday morning due to a semi accident.Toledo Police say they closed the highway around 2:30AM after a jackknifed semi damaged part of the barrier wall near the 475 split.Toledo Fire and Resuce tells 13abc no one was injured.ODOT crew
Dollar General robbed at gunpoint in Toledo, suspect on run
TOLEDO (WTVG) -Toledo Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Dollar General Wednesday morning.Officers responded just before 9AM at the Dollar General located on the 42-hundred block of Airport Highway.No injuries are reported.Police say the suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of mon
Police & Fire: Drunken crash, boy with BB gun, parental kidnapping
TEEN WITH GUN:A 14-year-old Battle Creek boy was arrested on a charge of felonious assault after he pointed a gun at a resident on Academy Street, Battle Creek police reported. The resident, 47, said he was standing on his porch about 8:48 p.m. Monday when the teenager walked by the house and pulled
Prosecutor: Ypsilanti man broke windows at Q-Line stations, Comerica Park
Detroit police responded to multiple calls of broken windows on Aug. 6. Winston Lee Quiney, 30, is accused of breaking windows at the Q-Line Adelaide Station and more windows at the Q-Line Montcalm station with a sledgehammer at 2:13 a.m.
US-23 NB exit to Monroe Street set to close for repairs
TOLEDO (WTVG) -Starting at 9PM on Wednesday the northbound ramp to Monroe Street from US-23 will be closed.ODOT says this is for deck repair work.Drivers are recommended to detour around the closure by taking NB US-23 to Sterns Road exit in Michigan, back on SB US-23 and exiting on SB Monroe Street
1 dead in double shooting in South Toledo
Toledo police late Tuesday said it appeared that Adam Beverly, 24, shot Steven Auxter, 35, and then shot himself about 4:50 p.m. in the 2800 block of Broadway.
Toledo woman charged after child is shot in her home
TOLEDO (WTVG) -The investigation continues tonight into the accidental shooting of a young girl in Toledo. Police say the six-year-old was shot by her seven-year-old brother after the boy found a loaded gun in a home the children were visiting.It happened in the 200 block of Van Buren Avenue near Or
TPD responds to possible shooting
The Toledo Police Department is responding to a reported shooting in the 2800 block of Broadway near Walbridge Park.Several police officers were on the scene at a house across the street from the park.Check back for more updates.
Sanchez’s Single Leads Syracuse To 7-6 Win Over Toledo
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Adrian Sanchez hit a two-run single in the ninth inning, leading the Syracuse Chiefs to a 7-6 win over the Toledo Mud Hens on Tuesday.
Two persons shot at residence on Broadway
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) -This is a developing story, what we have learned at this point is that two persons have been shot and have been transported to a local hospital. The shooting took place at a home on Broadway near Glendale Avenue in Toledo. The injuries are not reported to have been fatal at this
Toledo fire truck gets stuck in sinkhole during run Tuesday morning
Pvt. Sterling Rahe, spokesperson for the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department, said a tow truck had to be brought in to get the truck out. No injuries were reported.
6-year-old girl shot by brother
Lisa Peace, 53, the home owner, was charged with felony child endangering, according to Oregon police. The shooting victim was taken to Mercy Health St. Vincent Medical Center with injuries, which police described as not life-threatening.
Toledo bank robbery suspect arrested after car crash
Toledo, OHIO (WTVG) -A suspect who police say robbed a bank in Toledo is in custody.Police are on the scene of an accident on Dorr and Hawley. Officers are asking people to avoid the area.According to police, one suspect is in custody following a bank robbery at 5/3rd bank on Glendale Avenue.Stick w
Man charged for killing Chihuahua, assaulting another person
Tony Rome, 46, of Toledo, was charged with assault and cruelty to animals and is scheduled to appear in Toledo Municipal Court on Aug. 20, according to court records.
Toledo police investigate two shootings
At 1:30 p.m., police were alerted to a shooting in the 3700 block of North Erie Street, outside of Regina Manor Apartments, said police Lt. Kevan Toney, a department spokesman. A man and woman were fighting outside, and when two other men tried to break up the fight, the first man pulled out a gun a
Fish falling from the heavens
Toledoans are accustomed to all sorts of weather events. Rain, snow, drought, hot, cold — depending upon the time of year, those conditions can all happen within a week.